Compact, Bonsai Tree, 1928
This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Private Collection as part of Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.
It is credited
Lent by Private Collection.
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Its dimensions are
L x W x D: 5.5 × 5.4 × 1.5 cm (2 3/16 × 2 1/8 × 9/16 in.)
It has the following markings
French assay marks; Cartier, Paris; 0780
It is inscribed
Interior: "6 Juillet 1929"
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Jeweled Splendors of the Art Deco Era: The Prince and Princess Sadruddin Aga Khan Collection.